Dvořák’s Prague international music festival begins on Friday

21-08-2009

The Czech Philharmonic under the baton of French conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier will launch Dvořák’s Prague international classical music festival on Friday evening in Prague’s Rudolfinum concert hall. In its second year, the festival will feature almost twenty concerts in the next two weeks, presenting young Czech and foreign up-and-coming soloists, including soprano Olga Trifonova, violinists Janine Jansen and Arabella Steinbacher and conductor Tomáš Netopil.